Praia do Rio Alto Beach

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Praia do Rio Alto Beach

1/4 Praia do Rio Alto Beach.

North of Praia do Rio Alto Beach

2/4 North view of Praia do Rio Alto Beach.

Sea at Praia do Rio Alto Beach

3/4 Bathing area at Praia do Rio Alto Beach.

South of Praia do Rio Alto Beach

4/4 Praia do Rio Alto Beach, south view.

Weather and Tide Table

Waxing Gibbous Moon
Cloudy
45240
17h35
Sunset
07h02
Sunrise
Qua
13 - 15
Qui
9 - 16
Sex
11 - 17
Sáb
13 - 16
Dom
15 - 17
14
ºC
Air Temperature
NNW
4
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
97
%
Relative Humidity
1016
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
13%
Ebb Tide
00h45
to Low Tide
13
06:55
Low Tide
00:55
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

82%
2,79 m
9.2 ft
High Tide

84%
1,16 m
3.8 ft
Low Tide

85%
3,04 m
10 ft
High Tide

87%
0,97 m
3.2 ft
Low Tide

89%
2,94 m
9.6 ft
High Tide

90%
1,01 m
3.3 ft
Low Tide

92%
3,15 m
10.3 ft
High Tide

93%
0,86 m
2.8 ft
Low Tide

94%
3,08 m
10.1 ft
High Tide

95%
0,89 m
2.9 ft
Low Tide

96%
3,24 m
10.6 ft
High Tide

97%
0,77 m
2.5 ft
Low Tide

98%
3,19 m
10.5 ft
High Tide

98%
0,79 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

99%
3,29 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

99%
0,71 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,27 m
10.7 ft
High Tide

100%
0,73 m
2.4 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,31 m
10.9 ft
High Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia do Rio Alto Beach?

It's an Oceanic Beach in the northern hemisphere bathed by the Atlantic Ocean, located on the coast of Portugal - Iberian Peninsula - in the municipality of Póvoa de Varzim.

Praia do Rio Alto Beach presents a very far-reaching sand, paired with the southern half of . It is very attended by naturists.
The dune system rises until the fence of the golf course facilities on top of it.
Access is granted by coming from Estrada Nacional 131, going to Rua da Fontaínha2 towards west. Nearly reaching the golf course one turns left and the journey ends near football field.

References

  1. National Road 13
  2. Fontaínha Street

Where is it?

Map of Praia do Rio Alto Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 41.450238º
Lon. -8.778216º
N 41º 27.01428'
W 8º 46.69296'
N 41º 27' 0.86"
W 8º 46' 41.58"
Parish Estela
County Póvoa de Varzim
District Porto
Region Douro Litoral
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto da Póvoa de Varzim
Protected Area
Bathing Water
Coastal Unit Foz do Rio Lima (N) - Cabo de Santo André
Coastal Region Costa Verde

Awards

Award 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Water Quality
Blue Flag
Gold Flag
Handicapped-Accessible Beach
Zero Polution

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  1. 8
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    Sou frequentador desde 2005 desta bonita praia, não dou 10 por causa do acesso pelo Campo de futebol
    BRANCO BOTELHO 2020-09-13 15:41